Events


I want my teaching to be accessible to everyone. If you are experiencing financial difficulty but you would really like to attend one of my workshops, please get in touch and I’ll see what I can do.

Natural Pest Management

May 12 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

This workshop is part of the Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival.

Bookings essential

Backyard Quails

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This workshop is part of the Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival.

Bookings essential

Winter in Your Patch

April 06 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Armadale Baptist Church Community Garden.
88 Kooyong Road, Armadale.

Free event, bookings required.

World Problems

March 23 @ All Day

A performance by Emma Mary Hall at Fortyfivedownstairs.

Kat will be a post-performance workshop host.

Eating The Future

March 23 @ 12:00 am

Kat will be a guest facilitator at this event.

A post-performance workshop as part of Emma Mary Hall’s ‘World Problems’.

Bookings required.

RetroSuburbia – David Holmgren presents ‘Aussie Street’

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Kat will be a panelist at this event.

Bookings required.

Growing Your Own Vegies workshop

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn how to grow your own food. Be guided through the basics including soil and plant nutrition, pest control, traditional and no-dig veggie patches, and easy grow herbs and veggies to ensure first time success. We will emphasise low or no-cost organic methods and discuss growing in pots for renters and people with courtyards or balconies.

Tuesday 26 February 6.30pm - 8.30pm
$40

As part of the 2019 Sustainable Living Festival. Bookings required.

Preserving your Harvest workshop

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Buckets of plums to give away are a beautiful thing, but knowing how to preserve fruit for a cold winter's day is even better! In this session, you will explore Kat Lavers' award-winning permaculture kitchen garden and the walk-in pantry she uses to store preserves throughout the year. She'll discuss tips and tricks for preserving with a focus on fruit.

Tickets $30, includes workshop notes

In partnership with 3000acres and Open Gardens Victoria. Bookings required.

Seed Saving workshop

February 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

With the warm season drawing to a close, it's the perfect time to learn to save seeds like a pro. In this session, you'll explore Kat Lavers' award-winning permaculture kitchen garden to learn her tips for harvesting and saving seeds ready for the years to come.

In partnership with 3000acres and Open Gardens Victoria. Bookings required.

The Great Local Lunch

February 10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Kat will be participating as one of the growers who has contributed towards the lunch.

The Great Local Lunch is part of the 2019 Sustainable Living Festival. Bookings required.